Piramal | Life Sciences

At Piramal | Life Sciences, we continuously strive for betterment and advancement in the field of medical solutions. With a team of over 400 scientists spread across the globe, we are in constant pursue for novel and innovative medical solutions.

We have over 295 issued patents plus 808 pending patent applications, spread across various categories such as compositions of matter, methods of treatments, biomarkers, diagnostics, pharmaceutical compositions and drug delivery systems.

NCE Research

Our New Chemical Entity (NCE) Research Division focuses on the discovery and development of innovative small molecule medicines to improve the lives of patients suffering from Cancer, Metabolic Disorders and Inflammatory conditions. Our state-of-the-art 200,000 square feet Research Centre in Mumbai has comprehensive capabilities spanning target selection, lead discovery and optimization, to IND enabling pre-clinical development and Clinical R&D – working towards our goal to discover, develop and launch our own NCE to treat serious medical conditions. Our approach to achieve high levels of R&D productivity is to capitalize on our existing strengths and draw on the rich experience and expertise incrementally available to us through our external partnerships.

Our robust pipeline, including 8 compounds in clinical development, bears testimony to our innovative and rigorous drug discovery process. We have a wide oncology pipeline with P1446 and P7170 in different stages of clinical trials. Also our Diabetes Franchise group has successfully identified and developed P7435 and P11187, which are actively being developed through clinical trials underway in the US.

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Molecular Imaging

Providing innovative diagnostic imaging agents, the division of Imaging aims at serving patients better through the use of innovative technology. A product portfolio of innovative molecular imaging probes that address major clinical needs in oncology (inter alia prostate cancer), neurodegenerative and cardiovascular diseases is a testimony to our intensive research and development.

Our lead compound is [18F] florbetaben – an 18F-labeled tracer for use in positron emission tomography (PET). Florabetaden specifically binds to beta-amyloid deposits in the brain, a key pathological hallmark in Alzheimer's disease. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) have recently accepted our applications for review.

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Through strategic investments in Canadian innovations, we have constantly increased our focus on bio-orthopaedics since 2005. We have always aimed at developing smart Orthopaedic solutions through the use of advanced biotechnology.

One of our key products, BST-CarGel® is a unique and modern biopolymer technology for enhancing the process of cartilage regeneration. In 2012, BST-CarGel® received European Regulatory (i.e. European CE mark) approval, enabling its commercialization in all the European Union countries. BST-CarGel® offers orthopaedic surgeons a minimally invasive first line option therapy to restore cartilage tissue.

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This is a division of the Life Sciences vertical of Piramal Enterprises that focuses on the research and commercialization of natural products and herbal medicines in global markets.

We use modern life science research methods to gain a deeper understanding of how nature helps in healing. As part of our research process, we use patented technology, clinical studies, and bio-standardizations so that we can show that our medicines are safe and effective. Our products work in a gentle manner without the side-effects of chemicals. We offer a wide range of products in the areas of skincare and metabolic disorders.


Contact Us

Piramal | Life Sciences

NCE Research
1 Nirlon Complex
Off Western Express Highway
Goregaon East
Mumbai 400063
Maharashtra, India
Tel: +91-22-30818000

Imaging Division
Piramal Imaging GmbH
Tegeler Straße 6-7
13353 Berlin
Tel: +49-30-461-124-603

475 Boul. Armand-Frappier
Laval, Quebec
Canada, H7V 4B3
Tel: +1-450-686-2437